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P.T. Barnum

Artist:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Sitter:
Phineas Taylor Barnum, 5 Jul 1810 - 7 Apr 1891  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.7 × 5.4 cm (3 7/16 × 2 1/8")
Mount: 10.4 × 6.2 cm (4 1/8 × 2 7/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1860
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Interior\Studio  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Male  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Performing Arts\Performer\Showman  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Performing Arts\Circus Owner  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Museum  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.97.63
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49af5762c-460c-4cee-916d-7b631afcf2be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.97.63

Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
Alexander Gardner, 17 Oct 1821 - 10 Dec 1882  Search this
Studio:
Mathew Brady Studio, active 1844 - 1894  Search this
Publisher:
E. & H. T. Anthony & Company, active 1852 - 1901  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.6 × 5.4 cm (3 3/8 × 2 1/8")
Mount: 10.5 × 6.2 cm (4 1/8 × 2 7/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 27.9 cm (14 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
February 24, 1861
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Inkstand  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Architecture\Pedestal  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.150
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a6d55414-2336-4a5c-87aa-3ddf9947fc4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.150

John Newland Maffitt

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Newland Maffitt, 22 Feb 1819 - 15 May 1886  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 9.2 × 5.5 cm (3 5/8 × 2 3/16")
Mount: 10.2 × 6.2 cm (4 × 2 7/16")
Mat: 35.6 × 28 cm (14 × 11")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1865
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Goatee  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
John Newland Maffitt: Male  Search this
John Newland Maffitt: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
John Newland Maffitt: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
John Newland Maffitt: Military\Navy\Officer\Civil War\Confederate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.180
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm482330437-b3f9-4696-a509-b60b01a469ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.180

Studio Space

Artist:
William T. Wiley, born Bedford, IN 1937-died Greenbrae, CA 2021  Search this
Medium:
acrylic and charcoal on canvas
Dimensions:
83 × 80 3/4 in. (210.8 × 205.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1975
Topic:
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of James A. and Marsha Perry Mateyka
Object number:
2018.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7bea88315-6569-4af8-9cbb-67e5aa07bd17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2018.19

Plaster model of seated Lincoln in Daniel Chester French’s studio, Chesterwood, Stockbridge, Massachusetts

Artist:
Annie Leibovitz, born Waterbury, CT 1949  Search this
Printer:
David Adamson, born England 1951  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 12 1/2 x 18 3/4 in. (31.8 x 47.6 cm) sheet: 13 7/8 x 20 in. (35.2 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2010, printed 2012
Topic:
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
History\United States\President\Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Homage\French, Daniel Chester  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2012.29.29
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71a0cd806-753e-4084-980c-06c59fb4f9d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2012.29.29

Casts of Daniel Chester French’s hands made as models for Lincoln Memorial, Chesterwood, Stockbridge, Massachusetts

Artist:
Annie Leibovitz, born Waterbury, CT 1949  Search this
Printer:
David Adamson, born England 1951  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 12 3/8 x 18 3/4 in. (31.4 x 47.6 cm) sheet: 13 7/8 x 20 in. (35.2 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2010, printed 2012
Topic:
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Figure male\fragment\hand  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Homage\French, Daniel Chester  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2012.29.30
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73eabac8d-0a30-4080-9539-390faef4100c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2012.29.30

Daniel Chester French’s studio, Chesterwood, Stockbridge, Massachusetts

Artist:
Annie Leibovitz, born Waterbury, CT 1949  Search this
Printer:
David Adamson, born England 1951  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 12 1/2 x 18 3/4 in. (31.8 x 47.6 cm) sheet: 13 7/8 x 20 in. (35.2 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2010, printed 2012
Topic:
Object\art object\sculpture  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio\French  Search this
Homage\French, Daniel Chester  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2012.29.31
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk772e386d6-55af-4adf-9fd3-7f8f9eab291f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2012.29.31

Ansel Adams’s darkroom, Carmel, California

Artist:
Annie Leibovitz, born Waterbury, CT 1949  Search this
Printer:
David Adamson, born England 1951  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 12 1/2 x 18 3/4 in. (31.8 x 47.6 cm) sheet: 13 7/8 x 20 in. (35.2 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2010, printed 2012
Topic:
Landscape\California\Carmel  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio\Adams  Search this
Homage\Adams, Ansel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2012.29.68
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a119afa7-de7a-470d-8e49-c7fca64d77fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2012.29.68

Ansel Adams’s darkroom, Carmel, California

Artist:
Annie Leibovitz, born Waterbury, CT 1949  Search this
Printer:
David Adamson, born England 1951  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 21 3/4 x 33 in. (55.2 x 83.8 cm) sheet: 24 1/4 x 35 1/8 in. (61.6 x 89.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2010, printed 2012
Topic:
Landscape\California\Carmel  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio\Adams  Search this
Homage\Adams, Ansel  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
2012.29.69
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74fe19185-83ed-49ad-89d5-4174675261ea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2012.29.69

Body/Sculpture

Artist:
Hans Breder, born Herford, Germany 1935-died Iowa City, IA 2017  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (24.8 x 24.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1972
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Figure\fragment\leg  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
© 1972, Hans Breder
Object number:
2013.50.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d1d9e876-22ed-4c46-aa89-f939f81dd551
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2013.50.3

Carmen Zapata on the Set of PBS Series Villa Alegre

Artist:
Oscar R. Castillo, born El Paso, TX 1945  Search this
Sitter:
Carmen Zapata  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
image: 13 3/8 x 20 in. (34.0 x 50.8 cm) sheet: 17 x 22 in. (43.2 x 55.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974, printed 2012
Topic:
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Performing arts\theater\actor  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Copyright:
© 2012, Oscar R. Castillo
Object number:
2013.51.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk721aac40e-dccd-4725-b7f8-b61f1ebd93d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2013.51.7

Irving Penn at Work in Cuzco

Artist:
Irving Penn, born Plainfield, NJ 1917-died New York City 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Portrait male  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 12 × 11 5/8 in. (30.5 × 29.5 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1948, printed 1997
Topic:
Children  Search this
Occupation\art\photographer  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Object\art tool\camera  Search this
Portrait male\self portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation
Copyright:
© The Irving Penn Foundation
Object number:
2015.2.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79a062819-a0d3-4547-b363-f6486c811a9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.2.13

Irving Penn and Robert Freson in Henry Moore's Studio, Much Hadham, England

Artist:
Irving Penn, born Plainfield, NJ 1917-died New York City 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Portrait male  Search this
Robert Freson  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 10 1/2 × 10 1/2 in. (26.7 × 26.7 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1962, printed 2000
Topic:
Occupation\art\photographer  Search this
Object\furniture\mirror  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Portrait male\self portrait\waist length  Search this
Portrait male\self portrait\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of The Irving Penn Foundation
Copyright:
© The Irving Penn Foundation
Object number:
2016.1.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75c11711b-a8ab-498c-ac27-ecc15df723eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.1.11

Studio Light

Artist:
William T. Wiley, born Bedford, IN 1937-died Greenbrae, CA 2021  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
11 x 11 in. (27.9 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1981
Topic:
Architecture Interior\detail\window  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Copyright:
© 1981, William T. Wiley
Object number:
2003.68.41
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7df6e06c8-39c8-400d-9145-3641b9e861f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.68.41

Blackburn

Artist:
Ron Adams, born Detroit, MI 1934  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Blackburn  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
sheet: 29 1/2 x 39 in. (74.9 x 99.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
2002
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Occupation\art\printmaker  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio\Blackburn  Search this
Object\art object\print  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Frank K. Ribelin
Copyright:
© 2002, Ron Adams
Object number:
2003.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72f5731f9-5e85-4e5d-b258-2d55eb321215
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.8

Melissa Massaroni after her first communion at Our Lady of Pompei Church in Highlandtown

Artist:
Joan Clark Netherwood, born York, SC 1932-died Joppa, MD 2021  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 6 1/8 × 7 3/8 in. (15.6 × 18.7 cm) sheet: 7 7/8 × 10 in. (20.0 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1978
Topic:
Figure group\male and child  Search this
Religion\New Testament\Christ  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Occupation\art\photographer  Search this
Dress\ceremonial\formal dress  Search this
Ceremony\religion\communion  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Object\art tool\camera  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1044
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fa3789cf-3a54-477c-a943-40d1c7d1c85a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1044

Southeast Community Organization Artisan

Artist:
Elinor Cahn, born Baltimore, MD 1925-died Baltimore, MD 2020  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 1/8 × 7 1/8 in. (18.1 × 18.1 cm) sheet: 10 × 7 7/8 in. (25.4 × 20.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1978
Topic:
Figure male\waist length  Search this
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Cityscape\Maryland\Baltimore  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Object\furniture\table  Search this
Object\other\container  Search this
Occupation\craft\smith  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.298
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ea206ab7-119b-406f-9a29-f9f26437a3ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.298

Maureen and Noa - Cornucopia, West Washington Boulevard, from the Venice, California Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Linda Eber, active 1970s-1980s  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 × 7 in. (17.8 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1982
Topic:
Animal\dog  Search this
Dress\costume\mask  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Portrait female\Maureen  Search this
Portrait\Noa  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1975, Linda J. Eber
Object number:
1983.63.411
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk782b816e5-77c2-4fdb-8d3f-ac96e694c9ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.411

Mina - Maybe the Day will come," SPARC, Venice Beach, from the Venice, California Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Linda Eber, active 1970s-1980s  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 × 7 in. (17.8 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1982
Topic:
Occupation\art\artist  Search this
Cityscape\California\Los Angeles  Search this
Cityscape\California\Venice Beach  Search this
Figure female\elderly\waist length  Search this
Object\art object\sculpture  Search this
Object\furniture\lamp  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio  Search this
Object\art object\print  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1975, Linda J. Eber
Object number:
1983.63.412
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71230a443-1bad-4982-969a-0fe1b6f1d291
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.412

Federick Hurren Rhead, from the portfolio "Portraiture"

Artist:
Edwin Gledhill, born Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1888-died 1976  Search this
Sitter:
Frederick Hurten Rhead  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Occupation\craft\potter  Search this
Object\art tool  Search this
Object\art object\pottery  Search this
Architecture Interior\studio\Rhead  Search this
Portrait male\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.617
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74041103e-724b-42f4-b7b6-ab29c0e36c8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.617

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